Today's News

  • Spencer winningest coach ever in county

    Perry Central football coach Mike Spencer earned his 200th career football victory Friday. All but 17 of those wins have come with Perry County schools, making him the winningest coach in the county’s history.

  • Bulldogs bump, set, spike to defeat Hornets

    HAWESVILLE, Ky.—Cannelton had a stronger bump-set-spike attack than usual as it beat Hancock County 22-25, 25-16, 25-16 in volleyball Tuesday.
    “We were actually setting the ball up and utilizing our three hits,” said Cannelton Coach Felicia Myers.
    Sammie James made 27 good sets and Taylor Lawalin added 25.
    Allicyn Garrett made 10 spikes, including three kills. She and Sarah Powers each made four blocks.
    Mikah Hemmings served 10 consecutive points for the Bulldogs in the second game.

  • PC 7th at Barr-Reeve; tops Wolfpack Tuesday

    MONTGOMERY—Hannah Harpenau made seven kills and served three aces as Perry Central beat Linton-Stockton 25-14, 25-18 for seventh place in Barr-Reeve’s volleyball tourney Saturday.
    Sydney Goffinet added five kills and Ashley Gengelbach four. Gengelbach made three blocks.
    Goffinet also served three aces and made five digs. Brittany Parker made nine digs and Grace James had 13 assists.

  • Defense helps Tell City improve to 3-0 in PAC

    Sports Editor

    TELL CITY—McKenzie Hayes made 27 kills and Tell City used strong back-row defense to beat Heritage Hills 25-20, 25-14, 25-17 in PAC volleyball Tuesday.

  • Education notes, Sept. 8

    Rhodes earns dean’s list spot

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Jordan Rhodes, who will be a junior this fall at Brescia University in Owensboro, Ky., made the dean’s list for the spring 2011 semester.
    He is the son of Kevin Rhodes and Leisa Rhodes. He also plays baseball for Brescia University.

  • Community events, Sept. 8

    The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at P.O. Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 547-2847 or e-mailed to lifestyles@perrycountynews.com. Please include a telephone number.

  • Annual auction, golf tournament will honor Charlie Tuggle

    TELL CITY – A live auction Friday and golf tournament the following day will raise funds for the Schreiber Family Charity.
    Gatlinburg, Tenn., and Florida vacations will be among items to be sold in the Charlie Tuggle Memorial Live Auction beginning at 7 p.m. Friday at the Moose lodge in Tell City.

  • Jim and Julie Underhill

    Jim and Julie Underhill of Doolittle Mills celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary Sept. 5, 2011.
    The couple commemorated the event with their immediate family by dining out and staying at Spring Mill Inn in Mitchell.
    Mr. Underhill married the former Julie Curl Sept. 5, 1981, at the Bethel Christian Church in Doolittle Mills.
    The couple has two children, Kimberly Schwindel and her husband, Stephen and Kayla Underhill, all of Doolittle Mills.

  • Births, Sept. 8

    Brilynn May Greulich
    Brian and Amber Greulich of Tell City announce the birth of their daughter, Brilynn May Greulich, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.
    The infant weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 19 inches long.
    Mrs. Greulich is the former Amber Lynn Weatherholt. Brilynn has one older brother, Drew Richard Greulich, 4.
    Grandparents are Rick and Terri Greulich of Tell City and David and Debbie Weatherholt of Tell City.

  • Schipp – Blair

    Brooke Schipp and Jason Blair of Santa Claus an-nounce their engagement and approaching marrige.

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Jane Schipp of Santa Claus and Mike Schipp of Dale. She is a 2003 graduate of Heritage Hills High School and a 2008 graduate of Purdue University with a bacholor’s degree in building construction management. She is self-employed.
    Mr. Blair is the son of Kelley and Jeff Fentress of Newburgh, Ed and Sandy Blair of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and Kenny and Linda Crowley of Rockport.